YAGI – “How You Do That” – Turn up the volume and the roof will be levitating off your house!

The legendary city of Houston has produced a number of artists that will go down in history as hip hop pioneers, who helped expand rap music within the south. Currently coming out of Houston (TX), YAGI is an emerging artist born in New York, and who moved to Houston to play football at U of H. The production on YAGI’s latest single “How You Do That” consists of the same dramatic, emotional, somewhat dark, and banging sonic backdrop, fans have come to expect of rap’s new wave of artists. YAGI has a deep and resonant voice ready for hard-edged gangsta

Lokye – “Color Coated 2” – the sound of an artist evolving directly on record

Brian H Newman is an abstract artist from NYC who has been living and creating in Detroit since 2009. Graduated from CCS with BFA, he is the owner of Art Gallery Granny’s Chandelier in Hamtramck M.I. Primarily a mixed Media artist with a focus on figurative abstraction, and surrealist philosophy, when he switches his artistic gaze towards blending lyrics and instrumentals he takes on the moniker of Lokye. His album, “Color Coated 2”, pushes the genre forward musically, by looking back stylistically. The beats are extremely alternative and jazzy. It is not a hook-heavy record, instead this is hip hop

The 4PACK Ent. Music Group Presents MACKronyms – “Take Me Away” Video

The 4PACK Ent. Music Group Presents MACKronyms “Take Me Away” ft. Johnny Blk Reese as Heckle and Racci AK Ashy Knuckles as Jeckle. By and large, “Take Me Away” has the classic MACKronyms sound: a warm and crisp confluence of cinematic hip-hop, old school lyrical flows, and a modern soulful hook, all mixed and mastered impeccably. Here MACKronyms have once again captured the energy and depth that has made them such an important and inimitable act in the first place. Johnny Blk Reese and Racci AK Ashy Knuckles come with a sense of urgency, deep introspective thought, and camaraderie. It

PlantBassed – “Lambo” (Original Mix) – a banging combination of percussion, synths, and voices!

In most cases, EDM producers are reacting to what’s going on around them. On a basic level, some produce in line with trends, while others produce in contrast to them. Sometimes though it is possible that an artist as singular as PlantBassed is able to blend everything that’s going on in the electronic environment. And he can do it in one single project. Put another way, if you listen to the track “Lambo” (Original Mix), you’ll notice that there aren’t many producers out there making PlantBassed music – a rhythmic and frenzied banging combination of percussion, synths, and voices. The

MajorHardcore hits the scene with “One Shot Deal”!

✊🏿IM🎖MAJ🌍RHARDC🏀RE🎤NE✈️T LEVEL🚀HIPH🎱PARTIST🎧EST.6/2/20🥳AND🏋🏿‍♀️STILL☄️SOARING 🦅ALREADY🥊HIT🥁A🔥MILLI🍾IN🥇STREAMS 👏🏿LETSGOYANKEES⚾️JESUSISKING💒✌🏿 https://linktr.ee/MajorHardcore Im in a Yankee hat from where the Yankees at being a snitch nigga can’t be that no 🐀 being a bitch nigga can’t be that no 💪🏿being a rich nigga that’s a fact yeah 💵 straight off the wake up 🥱 hit the bodega, feens running like they just caught a caper, or I hear is let me get give me major. Now like a BBL (Brazil but lift) my pockets cake up. I’m from the projects public housing. Stair cases those my couches. My louie belt cause a thousand, and my job is flipping

Winchester 7 & the Runners – “My Super 8” – The song is so bright it’s practically glowing!

Winchester 7 & the Runners are focused on the future, but their latest single “My Super 8”, takes them nostalgically into the past. From the first jangly guitar-like notes and steadfast drumming, we get a hint that this track may not stray too far from its legendary indie rock predecessors.  It hearkens back to a time when guitars shimmered, and shoved throbbing bass and drum arrangements, supporting ear-catching melodies bouncing over the top. The song is so bright it’s practically glowing, with a simply layered arrangement that embraces both distortion and playful spontaneity. Of the most surprising elements here, is

The passionate Brooklyn lyricist V The Saint Presents “BONAFIDE”

Born in Brownsville, Brooklyn, V The Saint is no stranger to hustling and grinding. From rapping as a part of a group when he was 12, to internal conflict forcing him to relocate to Mobile, Alabama for 2 years, V has persevered and weathered many storms to present you with his latest body of work. The passionate Brooklyn lyricist presents, ‘BONAFIDE’, the trials and tribulations of a BONAFIDE hustler, grinder, and father, with witty lines and truth-filled bars. Every song is littered with an honest, brash, and real accounts of what it’s like for a young black man in 2020,

MONOTRONIC’S “BUY YOURSELF A DREAM” VIDEO OUT NOW!

MONOTRONIC’S “BUY YOURSELF A DREAM” VIDEO OUT NOW FEATURED ON VEVO’S INCOMING INDIE PLAYLIST TWO MORE SINGLES SLATED TO BE RELEASED IN 2020. ‘Buy Yourself A Dream,’ starts with an acoustic guitar and pensive vocals but grows with exuberance, bravado, cascading keys, and catchiness — RockNYC New York collective Monotronic is premiering their Ben Kadie directed video for “Buy Yourself A Dream” at FolknRock.com, video featured on VEVO’s Incoming Indie Playlist. Led by anthropologist and musician/producer Ramsey Elkholy, the New York-based collective delivers fresh sounding music layered with atmospheric vibes. Their new single, “Buy Yourself A Dream,” is both reflective

Label management and promotion group Power Seat Music Group, LLC allow artists freedom of expression

The major record companies have dominated the market for decades. Their decisions have affected the global industry and have dictated the shape of the business. The sheer size and depth of their catalogues have given them immense power. But that is changing. Their market share is shrinking; their ability to dominate the global market is weakening. Independents labels can now achieve worldwide reach and engagement with music fans through digital distribution and social media; they have strong representation at the highest levels and their share of the market is increasing. As the industry evolves, the independent labels, and management groups,

WaveyOnShore delivers catchy beats and gripping lyrics!

An exciting new rap artist from Toronto, Canada, WaveyOnShore, is all set to make a splash in the hip-hop world. His brand-new sound with exciting catchy beats and gripping lyrics is a refreshing and much-welcomed addition to the art of hip-hop. His brand-new track “Sleep Off The Pain” is one of those songs that hook you in at the first second and takes you on a musical and lyrical journey. His vocals are filled with passion and emotion. His lyrics are poetic. The melody and the beat complement each other and draw the listener in with no intention of letting

Vince Adams: “Rain or Shine” – the sonic equivalent of a page-turner – every song is dynamite!

Vince Adams, an independent singer and songwriter from Los Angeles has released his new album entitled “Rain or Shine” on Feb. 8. Few rock n’ roll songwriters today succeed at blending genres, being literate, and being catchy as well as Vince Adams. “Rain or Shine” is nothing if not compulsively listenable. Think of it as the sonic equivalent of a page-turner – every song is dynamite, different from the previous track but just as exciting.

Vince-Adams-350The soft songs are gentle and loving; the rave-ups are toe-tapping and hard-charging. Some songs are better than others, certainly, but all are good. This is an album you have to listen to all the way through, no skipping tracks, no stopping halfway through.

The variety of styles on this album, the nuanced and skilled songwriting, and the gutsy, heartrending vocal performances – all add up to a great album.  Adams shows his ability to play to the gamut of human emotion and experience, though here it mostly feel-good music. From the moment “Drinking About You” kicks the album off, he uses crescendo after crescendo, and memorable choruses to create an unforgettable listening experience.

But Adams’ talents certainly don’t end with his unsurpassed musical know-how; his mastery of the lyrical arts is also proven in this, his newest album. From the love songs like “Stay” and “Love is Gone” to the anthems “Red Brick Lipstick” and “While You’re Here” ; Adams seems to always have just the right words, to let you know you’re not alone in any of the ups and downs in life.

Vince-Adams-350bVince Adams has the same visceral authenticity of the legendary Americana-prophet, John Cougar Mellencamp, as well as the anthemic pop-rock catchiness of Canadian multi-platinum seller, Bryan Adams. He knows how to have a good time and just let loose with his music. His lyrics are supported by fairly traditional rock instrumentation: acoustic and electric guitar, bass, drums, and piano and a few others mixed in.

The band moves smoothly between the changes in Adams’ songs, hitting nice grooves and maneuvering builds powerfully and effectively. Vince is one of those extremely rare talents who can get away with putting 10 tracks on an album and not bore you after 5. You lose yourself in the lyrics, and the music which sweeps you through every feeling, and back again. It’s one of those ’emotional’ records that captures your imagination and never feels stale or tired no matter how often you listen to it.

vince-adams-coverYou often hear that someone is the newest, hottest artist, only to be let down with all the hype and nothing to back it up, but after the first listen to “Rain or Shine”, you will be hooked. Each and every chorus is an uplifting earworm that FM radio stations were specifically created for. And the list of potential classics is endless, from the robust cleverness of “Drinking About You”, to the melodic sweetness of “Stay” and the soaring rhythms of “Drink The Water”. Of course the key to the success of these songs is that Adams doesn’t only have a great voice, he’s got exactly the right one for this brand of music – raspy, soulful and melodic.

In conclusion, Vince Adams is a contemporary independent singer-songwriter without equal, one of the very few indie artists that can truly aspire to greatness. He can deliver songs with an Americana-tinged focus, or straight-ahead alt-pop sound, as well as guitar-driven, balls-to-the-wall rock and roll music. “Rain or Shine” is an outstanding piece of work from an outstanding singer, songwriter and performer.

Grab your copy of “Rain or Shine” now on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify and everywhere fine music is sold. Go the Vince Adams official WEBSITE or follow him on FACEBOOK.

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